Halong Bay is a spectacular natural wonder. The dramatic scenery dotted with islets makes this an excellent semi-sheltered, open water location for kayaking. This Halong Full Day trip cruise is ideal for keen novice and experienced kayakers alike. This full day tour to Halong surely brings you unforgettable travel experience in Halong Bay.
Halong Bay Vietnam was recognized as a World Natural Heritage Site by Unesco, Imagine 2000 or more islands rising from the emerald waters of the Gulf of Tonkin and you have a vision of breathtaking beauty. Halong translates as ‘where the dragon descends into the sea’, and legend claims the islands of Halong Bay were created by a great dragon from the mountains. As it charged towards the coast, its flailing tail gouged out valleys and crevasses. When it finally plunged into the sea, the area filled with water, leaving only the pinnacles visible.
Halong Bay 1 Day
After breakfast, you will departure for Halong Bay, a World Heritage with thousands of limestone and Dolomite Island and islets. On this tour, you will enjoy the witness the tranquil beauty and breathtaking scenery from the decks of a traditional junk, complete with bat-winged sails. Gliding through the gin-clear waters of the bay, absorb one of the most magnificent natural splendors of the Far East. You will see tiny islands dotted with rock arches, sheer cliffs, innumerable white sand beaches and peaceful coves. Like sculpted cartoon characters, these limestone islands have fanciful names: Incense Burner, Stone Dog and Fighting Chickens (the symbol of Halong Bay). You will then stop for visit the most beautiful caves named Thien Cung (Heaven Caves). Your lunch will be on board before being taken back Hanoi in the late afternoon.
You might consider a two-day excursion on Ha Long Bay. You'd board one of the best quality boats on the Bay, a wooden junk based on the model of the old Vietnamese court vessels, with sails, a wide transom and rectangular superstructure. The boats vary in size, accommodating between ten and eighteen people, so you'd likely to be joining other travellers for the cruise. Your cabin would be about six metres square, and furnished with twin bunks, two fans, an air-conditioner, pillows, white cotton sheets, and an en suite toilet and shower. All your meals, usually based on fresh seafood, would be provided on board.
• Travel in an appropriate air-conditioned vehicle with an experienced safe driver.
• Breakfast and accommodation sharing a twin or double room.
• The services of experienced English-speaking guides as indicated in the itinerary
• Boat cruises as specified in the programme.
• Lunch (as specified in the itinerary) in the best local restaurants
• All sightseeing tickets.
• VAT and other taxes
• 24/7 hotline support guaranteed
• International flight tickets and airport tax.
• Lunches and dinners, except as specified above.
• Drinks, gratuities and personal expenses.
• Travel insurance
• Surcharges for Peak seasons (if any)
• Vietnam visa stamp fee
• Other services not mentioned above.